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Phoenix Housing Market in a Slump


The Phoenix-area housing market is officially in a slump. That’s according to a new report from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University, which reveals the latest details on Maricopa and Pinal counties, as of June: * Though the median single-family home price went up 11 percent from last June, the… Read More →

Report: Arizona is failing new parents


A new state-by-state analysis shows how little the nation supports and protects working mothers and fathers when a new child arrives – and Arizona is among the states with the worst records. The study, Expecting Better: A State-by-State Analysis of Laws That Help New Parents, is the most comprehensive analysis to date of state laws… Read More →

Big Increases Unlikely for Phoenix Housing Market


The Phoenix-area housing market has officially rebounded from artificially low recession levels, and we’re unlikely to see any more big price increases this year. That’s according to a new report from the W. P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University. Here are the latest details about Maricopa and Pinal counties, as of April:… Read More →

Vacancy ticks higher as tenant demand patterns shift

by in AZRE Magazine | Brokerage

Colliers has release its 2014 Medical Office Report for the first quarter. Highlights include: Economic and employment growth slowed in the first quarter and these demand drivers spilled over into the medical office market. Despite the recent slowdown, there are indications that growth should accelerate in the coming quarters, supporting future space demand. Vacancy in… Read More →

Williams named 2014 BTI Client Service All-Star

by in Featured | Legal

A shareholder at the international law firm Greenberg Traurig LLP’s Phoenix office has been recognized for his commitment to client service in the BTI Client Service All-Stars 2014 report. Greenberg Traurig Phoenix shareholder Quinn Williams has represented public and private corporations, entrepreneurs and investment funds for more than 20 years. “Greenberg Traurig is proud of… Read More →

Phoenix Office Market Posts 2MSF Net Absorption in 2013

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by in In The Spotlight | Industry Insiders

Cushman & Wakefield of Arizona reported the following analysis of the Phoenix office market in 2013. The Metro Phoenix office market posted net absorption of 1,955,355 SF in 2013, compared to net absorption totaling 2,217,348 SF in 2012. The best-performing office submarkets were the Scottsdale Airpark with 461,616 SF, the Camelback Corridor with 389,394 SF,… Read More →

Rich got richer during recovery, report shows


A new report says the richest Americans got richer during the first two years of the economic recovery while average net worth declined for the other 93 percent of the nation’s households. The Pew Research Center report says wealth held by the richest 7 percent of households rose 28 percent from 2009 to 2011, while… Read More →

Colorado River viewed as vanishing resource

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by in Business News | Green

The federal government isn’t going to tap the Missouri River to slake the thirst of a drought-parched Southwest, the government’s top water official said Wednesday. But rising demand and falling supply have water managers in the arid West considering a host of other options to deal with dire projections that the Colorado River — the… Read More →

Obesity Rate in Arizona Could Reach 58.8% by 2030, Study Reveals

by in Business News | Healthcare

The number of obese adults, along with related disease rates and health care costs, is on course to increase dramatically in Arizona over the next 20 years, according to F as in Fat: How Obesity Threatens America’s Future 2012, a report released today by Trust for America’s Health (TFAH) and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation… Read More →